The ‘All Star Superman’ Animated Movie: One of the Best [Review]

This week, Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely’s All Star Superman became the latest DC Comics storyline to be made into an animated feature, and for many fans, myself included, this felt like something that was going a step beyond the stories they’ve adapted in the past. All Star Superman isn’t just a story that has […]

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All-Star Superman (Blu-ray)

“Sorry, Lois. The last thing I wanted on your special day was a reptile invasion from the Earth’s core.” “I’d have felt cheated if there weren’t monsters.” Oh, an army of reptile monsters is just the top of a very, very long checklist. Sinister Kryptonians bent on world domination! A time-traveling arm-wrestling contest! Ennumerated robots! […]

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All-Star Superman

‘It all comes out right in the end’: A review of the All-Star Superman movie All-Star Superman Warner Bros’ animated adaptation of Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely’s All-Star Superman is so reverent and faithful toward the source material that the film, to a certain extent, feels like a pale copy of its inspiration. That’s not […]

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‘It all comes out right in the end’: A review of the All-Star Superman movie

‘It all comes out right in the end’: A review of the All-Star Superman movie All-Star Superman Warner Bros’ animated adaptation of Grant Morrison and Frank Quitely’s All-Star Superman is so reverent and faithful toward the source material that the film, to a certain extent, feels like a pale copy of its inspiration. That’s not […]

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Joanne Siegel dies at 93; model for Superman character Lois Lane

Joanne Siegel, who played a role in the creation of the Superman saga in the 1930s as Joe Shuster’s teenage artist’s model for Lois Lane and later married the Man of Steel’s co-creator, writer Jerry Siegel, has died. She was 93. Siegel, a longtime resident of Marina del Rey who successfully fought a long legal […]

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Joanne Siegel, inspiration for Lois Lane, dies at 93

Joanne Siegel, who played a role in the creation of the Superman saga in the 1930s as Joe Shuster’s teenage model for Lois Lane and later married the Man of Steel’s co-creator, writer Jerry Siegel, has died. She was 93. Siegel, a longtime resident of Marina del Rey, Calif., who successfully fought a long legal […]

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‘All-Star Superman’: James Denton’s ‘very human and dying’ Man of Steel

James Denton is best known as the man of copper piping on Wisteria Lane, but he takes on a new role as the Man of Steel in the DC home-video release “All-Star Superman.” The “Desperate Housewives” star is joined by Anthony LaPaglia (Lex Luthor), Christina Hendricks (Lois Lane) and Ed Asner (Perry White) on the two-disc home-video […]

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The Woman Behind Superman: Inspiration for Lois Lane Dies

Here’s some very sad news: Lois Lane has died. The woman who inspired the character from the “Superman” comic, Joanne Siegel, was 93. Her husband, Jerome Siegel, modeled Lois Lane after the woman who eventually became his wife. The Cleveland native met the Man of Steel co-creator Siegel and his partner Joe Shuster when she […]

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Joanne Siegel dies, widow of Superman co-creator, model for Lois Lane

Published: Monday, February 14, 2011, 2:42 PM     Updated: Monday, February 14, 2011, 5:20 PM By Michael Sangiacomo, The Plain Dealer Follow Share Email Print PD FileJoanne Siegel, on the porch of the former home where her late husband, Jerry Siegel, created Superman. The photo was taken in 1999. Joanne Siegel died today at the […]

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Anil Rickly’s Review – ALL STAR-SUPERMAN

ALL-STAR SUPERMAN Grant Morrison spun a high-concept tale that ran from November 2005 and ended a 12-issue run in October 2008, coupled with the immaculate art of Frank Quitely. It drew rave acclaim and was generally well-received with the 2006 Eisner win for ‘Best New Series’ as well as the 2007, 2009 ‘Best Continuing Series’ […]

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